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Friday, February 23, 2024

It's Our Little Secret: Peeking Behind The Curtain of Broadway-Bound Smash Musical by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Details for the musical have been kept under wraps, but workshop stars shared a few glimpses on social media.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:32PM
Thursday, February 22, 2024
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Video: Get a 1st Look at Encores! Jelly's Last Jam by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The show begins performances February 21 at New York City Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:18PM
Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Video: Watch Sutton Foster Belt Out 'I'm Shy' in Once Upon a Mattress at New York City Center by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Nikki Renée Daniels, J. Harrison Ghee, Harriet Harris, Cheyenne Jackson, and more co-star in the new revival of the 1959 musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:06PM
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Merrily We Roll Along Extends Broadway Run by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Led by Daniel Radcliffe, Jonathan Groff, and Lindsay Mendez, the starry Sondheim revival is playing the Hudson Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:36AM
Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Complete Cast and Creative Team Announced for World Premiere of Douglas Carter Beane's To Wong Foo Stage Musical by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The musical is based on the 1995 cult classic film that featured Patrick Swayze, Wesley Snipes, and John Leguizamo as three drag queens on a cross-country road trip.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:55AM
Monday, August 21, 2023

Pay the Writer, Starring Ron Canada, Marcia Cross, Bryan Batt, More, Opens Off-Broadway August 21 by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The timely new play began its run with a benefit performance supporting the Writers Guild of America.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19AM
Sunday, August 20, 2023

Barrington Stage Production of A New Brain, Starring Adam Chanler-Berat and Darrell Purcell Jr., Opens August 20 by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The production marks the return of Mary Testa to the William Finn musical in a different role after starring in the original Off-Broadway company.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:25AM
Sunday, August 13, 2023

Pay the Writer, Starring Ron Canada, Marcia Cross, Bryan Batt, More, Begins Timely Off-Broadway Run August 13 by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The new play begins its run with a benefit performance supporting the Writers Guild of America.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Friday, June 16, 2023

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For World Premiere of Andrew Stein's Disruption by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The play is a cautionary tale about the dangers of artificial intelligence.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:37AM
Thursday, June 15, 2023
Monday, June 12, 2023
Monday, May 22, 2023

Reviews: What Do Critics Think of The Little Mermaid Live-Action Remake? by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The adaptation of the beloved Disney cartoon debuts in theatres May 26.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24PM
Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Glenn Davis, Kenny Leon, Chris Perfetti Talk Basketball and Friendship in Rajiv Joseph's King James by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Taking its name from basketball star LeBron James, the work comes to New York after runs at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Center Theatre Group.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:54AM
Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Reviews: What Do Critics Think of Summer, 1976? by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Jessica Hecht and Laura Linney co-star in the two-hander from David Auburn.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36PM
Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Photos: Step Into Rehearsals For Days of Wine and Roses Off-Broadway by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

With a book by Craig Lucas, the new musical will begin performances at Atlantic Theater Company May 5.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:42PM
Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Family Join Effort to Create Oscar Hammerstein Museum by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Funds are currently being raised to establish a museum and theatre education center in the former home of the famed lyricist.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:42AM
Wednesday, March 15, 2023

How to Get the Cheapest Tickets to Broadway's Peter Pan Goes Wrong by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Digital lottery and rush policies have been announced for the follow-up to The Play That Goes Wrong, which begins previews March 17 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:25PM
Friday, March 10, 2023

See the Broadway Company of Peter Pan Goes Wrong Meet the Press by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The follow-up to The Play That Goes Wrong will star much of its original West End cast.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:57AM
Friday, March 3, 2023

See A Sneak Preview of 'Dancin' Man' from the Broadway Revival of Bob Fosse's Dancin' by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Wayne Cilento directs the seldom-produced work, re-creating Fosse's original, 1978 Tony-winning choreography.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:03PM
Friday, October 21, 2022

Lucy Simon, Tony-Nominated Composer of The Secret Garden, Dies at 82 by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Ms. Simon began her career as a songwriter alongside her sister, Carly Simon, before transitioning to the stage.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:49AM
Monday, October 17, 2022

Max Woodward, Longtime Vice-President of The Kennedy Center, Passes Away at 76 by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Mr. Woodward began work at the cultural center the week it opened and remained a part of its leadership for 45 years until his retirement in 2016.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:03AM
Thursday, October 13, 2022

See Lincoln Center's Newly Refurbished David Geffen Hall by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Home to the New York Philharmonic, the venue celebrated its grand reopening October 8, two years ahead of schedule.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:55AM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

May We All: A New Country Musical Acquired By Music Theatre International for Licensing by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The musical features country hits from Florida Georgia Line, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Dolly Parton, Little Big Town, Keith Urban, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Peppermint, Nick Adams, Max Von Essen, More Featured on Drag: The Musical Studio Album by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

The musical tells the story of two rival drag bars fighting for financial survival.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM
Monday, April 11, 2022

Beanie Feldstein on If She Wants Barbra Streisand to See Her Funny Girl by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Feldstein appeared on CBS Sunday Morning and Good Morning America to discuss what playing Fanny Brice means to her.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:03AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards